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adjective reminiscent pronunciation in American English /ˌremɪˈnɪsənt/
  1. 1
    reminding you of people or experiences in your past
    reminiscent of:

    sights and smells reminiscent of childhood

  2. 2
    similar to something else
    reminiscent of:

    a style reminiscent of a Hitchcock movie

  3. 3
    mainly literary full of thoughts of the past

    She stared at the photographs with a reminiscent look on her face .



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